1 - Mechanics
Newtonian mechanics, conservation laws, friction.
2 - Fluids
Surface tension, buoyancy, Bernoulli force, viscosity.
3 - Waves
Harmonic motion, resonance, standing waves, diffraction, interference.
4 - Thermodynamics
Convection, radiation, entropy, heat cycles.
5 - Electricity & Magnetism
Electric field and force. Magnetic field and force.
6 - Optics
Reflection, refraction, blackbodies, luminosity, diffraction, laser, polarization.
7 - Modern Physics
Quantum mechanics, atoms, particles, space curvature, and relativity.
8 - Astronomy
Stars, pulsars, black holes, curved space.
Operating instructions for various pieces of demonstration equipment
Record of demonstrations used in past semesters arranged by course and year
List of links to videos used in class and purchased by the department.
Request a Demo
Form to request an in-class demonstration.